SuSE 10 Security Update : wireshark (ZYPP Patch Number 8168)

This script is Copyright (C) 2012 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote SuSE 10 host is missing a security-related patch.

Description :

This version upgrade of wireshark fixes multiple denial of service
flaws :

- denial of service via memory alignment flaw.
(CVE-2012-2394)

- DIAMETER memory allocation flaw. (CVE-2012-2393)

- denial of service in multiple dissectors / parsers
Additionally, various other non-security bug fixes have
been introduced. (CVE-2012-2392)

See also :

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2012-2392.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2012-2393.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2012-2394.html

Solution :

Apply ZYPP patch number 8168.

Risk factor :

Low / CVSS Base Score : 3.3
(CVSS2#AV:A/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 59723 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2012-2392
CVE-2012-2393
CVE-2012-2394

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